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Julia Jones (born January 23, 1981) appears in Eclipse and Breaking Dawn as Leah Clearwater.[1]

Early life[]

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Julia Jones was born in Boston, Massachusetts. She studied at the Boston Ballet School at the age of four. She also modeled for Esprit, Gap, L'Oreal Paris, and Levis. She first graduated from the historic Boston Latin School then later on she graduated from Columbia University with a degree in English. She is also a descendant of the Choctaw First Nation in Northern Mississippi.

She has also appeared in Chuck Wicks' music video for "Hold That Thought".

In 2009, Jones appeared in the Culture Clash play, Palestine, New Mexico, at the Mark Taper Forum in Los Angeles.


Year Film Role
2003 The Look Gigi
2004 Black Cloud Sammi
2007 The Reckoning Gina
2008 Hell Ride Cherokee Kisum
Three Priests Abby
California India April Cordova
ER Dr. Kaya Montoya
2010 Jonah Hex Cassie
2010 The Twilight Saga: Eclipse Leah Clearwater
2011 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 1 Leah Clearwater
California Indian April Cordova
2012 The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2 Leah Clearwater
Missed Connections Tess Wright
Rich Girl Problems Celeste
2013 Winter in the Blood Agnes
2015 Tao of Surfing Amber
The Ridiculous 6 Smoking Fox
2017 Wind River


Year Award Category Result Role
2004 FAITA Award Best Actress Won Sammi in Black Cloud


  • At the 2011 Seattle Twilight Convention, when asked what team was she on, Julia replied, "100% Team Jacob."
  • Julia's favorite reality TV show is The Real Housewives of New York.
  • She stars alongside Angela Sarafyan in HBO's Westworld.


  1. Nicole Sperling (2009-08-18). 'Twilight Saga: Eclipse' beings production today. Entertainment Weekly. Retrieved on 2009-08-18.

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